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Creator:
James Sowerby, 1756–1822, British
Title:

Spot-backed antshrike

Additional Title(s):

Thamnophilus maculatus

Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 7/8 × 7 1/4 inches (22.5 × 18.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in brown ink, upper right: "V. VI, Sup"; lower center: "Thamnophilus maculatus."; in graphite, lower center: "The tail must turn a | little more down."; on verso, upper right: "58"

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Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.48
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art | bird | branch | Spot-backed Antshrike
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:18241
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